Entries by Ines Lasch

Recapping December User Group Meeting in London

Note: Solace Cloud is now called Solace PubSub+ Cloud. Learn more about it here.


On December 5th over 50 Solace users and other folks interested in our technology came together at the Rise London | Shoreditch to experience the launch of our exciting new Solace Cloud messaging as a service offering and gain insights into how other customers are deploying and using Solace technology in their business.

The event was opened by Barclay’s Group Head of Innovation Michael Harte who introduced the crowd to Rise London, a facility founded by Barclays to bring together exciting fintech start-ups and industry experts so they can work together to create the future of financial services. We then welcomed Philip Miller, Founder of Solidatus & Threadneedle Technology, who presented on Hybrid Cloud in action and introduced us to Threadneedle’s exciting Technology.

Our own Mark Spielman then took the stage and introduced our exciting new messaging as a service offering called Solace Cloud.… Read the rest

Reaching Out with RegTech Forum

On June 27th the Solace team joined the RegTech Forum in London. The RegTech Forum is a vibrant community of regulators, regulated firms and their technology and service providers. Facilitating discussion, collaboration and insight on the challenges and opportunities within RegTech – and ultimately a marketplace to do business.

The event was held in a trendy location in the middle of London, and over 80 attendees heard several speakers discuss topics related to Digital Transformation in the Financial industry, and the challenges associated with scaling your technology and infrastructure. Solace’s own Tom Fairbairn took the stage to discuss today’s market challenges and how Solace can help clients in the financial services industry meet challenges in the areas of diverse information sources, skyrocketing data volumes, and increasing demand for real-time data transfer, all in context of increasing regulation. He also introduced a real-time Q&A forum that Solace provided which was very well received.… Read the rest

Recapping June 2017 London User Group

On June 14th, over 60 Solace users and folks interested in Solace technology came together at the London Marriott Hotel at Canary Wharf to learn about the Solace roadmap and cloud strategy, and to learn how customers are deploying Solace in their microservices architectures.

After a brief introduction by our UK & MEA SVP of Sales David Mitchell, two clients talked about their implementation of Solace technology. Colin Crist, solution architect from Tullett Prebon, spoke about the adoption of cloud technology in the investment banking industry and how they use the Solace technology. Steve Moreton from CJC took the stage and introduced Monitoring with Mosaic.

During the event, we asked attendees to take part in an instant messaging demo hosted on AWS, Azure and in the Solace London lab. The demo illustrated Solace’s multi-cloud and hybrid cloud capabilities, including the real-time visualization of messages flowing between those cloud and datacenter environments.… Read the rest